Latest Dice report ranks Atlanta eighth in the nation for technology job openings.
According to the latest Dice Report released by Dice.com, Atlanta ranks 8th in the nation for technology employment.
As of May 1, 2012, there were 3,196 tech job openings in Atlanta, a year-to-year increase of 17%. Although Atlanta’s tech job growth isn’t the fastest in the nation (Dallas ranked first for growth at 24%), the city’s annual tech employment gain is impressive, significantly outpacing other industries and geographies.
Nationwide, there were 84,911 tech jobs available as of May 1. The New York metro leads the country in tech job openings at 9,005 jobs, followed by Washington/Baltimore (8,063), Silicon Valley (5,620) and Chicago (3,731).